How do I use Multi window and popup window view on Galaxy Note4?

Last Update Date : Apr 23. 2018



You can open applications in Multi window using the recent key Or from Multi window tray.
  At first,  by using the recent key,


1. Tab the recent key to view a list of recently used applications.
It allow you to quickly change between the applications you used most recently.




2. Tap the Multi window icon on the title bar of the application window.

This icon is shown when the application supports Multi window view




3. Select an application to open alongside your currently active application. Now, Multi window to perform multiple tasks on the same screen is started.





 Alternatively, to open application from the Multi window tray

4. Press and hold the back key to show Multi window tray on any screen.



5. To use applications in Multi window view, drag and drop an application from the tray to the main window. Then drag another application and drop it on either the top or bottom half of the screen to use both applications at the same time.  Please note that some applications supports only the pop-up view. Additionally, if you tap an application in the tray, you can open as a pop-up.





Pop-up window view:



6. On Multi view mode, Tap the handle on the border between two windows to view more options.







71  Tap the switch windows icon to change the order of the open applications.
72 Tap the move content icon to move a screenshot or text to another window.
73  Tap the collapse window icon to collapse the active window.
74 Tap the expand icon to expand the active window to full screen view.
75 Tap the close application icon to close the application in the active window.



To change from full screen view to pop-up view,

8-1. Tap the top left or right corner  of the screen and drag diagonally towards the centre to change to pop-up view.



8-2.Some application doesn’t support the pop-up view. On pop-up mode, Tap the handle on the center of top to view more options.




9. You can move content and Collapse window like this. And, if tap the Expand icon, the application return to full view mode. To close pop-up application,
Tap the close icon.






Alternatively, to open applications as pop-ups using the recent key,

10. Press the recent key to view a list of recently used applications.



11. Tap and hold the application you want to open as a pop-up. When the previous screen is shown, release to open the pop-up. Currently, application runs as pop-up








To change from multi window view to pop-up view,

12. Tap the application you want to change as a pop-up. The blue outline will display. Tap and Hold the center handle



13. Application changes as pop-up.
By tapping and holding the center handle, you can set the location of pop-up



14. To return to multi window view again,  tap and hold the center handle and move pop-up to top or bottom of screen.






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